UK Comedy

These Cats Pull The Purrfect Pin-Up Girl Poses

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you've officially switched off and are in bank holiday weekend mode, we've got your back. Instead of scrolling through Twitter or stalking your ex ...

Intrusive Windows 10 Update Message Spoils Live Weather Forecast

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 29.04.2016 | UK Comedy

A smart man once said "nothing is certain, except death, taxes and Windows updates." Anyone who has Windows at the moment will almost certainly have b...

Ricky Gervais Proves He's the King Of Improv

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 29.04.2016 | UK Comedy

Comedy legend Ricky Gervais is on the promo-trail for the new David Brent movie (which we're super excited about) and on Wednesday he stopped by on 'L...

Ed Balls Made An Ed Balls Cake For Ed Balls Day

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK Comedy

28 April marks the anniversary of the day Ed Balls tweeted his own name and sent the internet into a frenzy - now, at exactly the same time of day fiv...

Couple Lose £1,200 On Dream Holiday Because They Booked Flights From The Wrong Birmingham

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK Comedy

A couple from the West Midlands have been left £1,200 out of pocket after they accidentally booked a dream holiday from the wrong Birmingham airport ...

A Sweary Sir Patrick Stewart Gives His View On Human Rights

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK Comedy

In more than a little nod to a very famous Monty Python sketch, The Guardian and Sir Patrick Stewart have teamed up to ask a very pertinent question. ...

Disgruntled Resident Throws Birthday Party For Two-Year-Old Pothole To Get The Council To Fix It

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK Comedy

A resident in Belhaven, Mississippi, has finally managed to get the city council to attend to a damaged road after two years - by throwing a birthday ...

Thousands Are Sharing This *Very* Millennial, And Totally Fake, Dissertation Title

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK Universities & Education

In the ever enlightened world of academia, students are encouraged to think outside of the box and pursue original research. So when an image of a som...

Dog Invades Football Pitch, Demands Cuddles From Players

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK Comedy

As if a continent-wide football competition wasn't quite exciting enough, Tuesday's Copa Libertadores match at the Pueblo Nuevo stadium in San Cristob...

9 Pictures Of Ed Balls As You've Never Seen Him Before

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK Comedy

You're probably seeing Ed Balls all over the internet today, and there's very good reason - it's the fifth anniversary of the time the former Labour M...

5 Signs We've Lost Sight Of The True Meaning Of Ed Balls Day

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK Comedy

It's 28 April, which only means one thing - Ed Balls Day is here once again. The one day we set aside to remember one of the most important moments in...

How Ed Balls Day Became British Political Legend

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK Comedy

Five years ago today, a tiny and unintentional communication set in motion a cascade of events that would transform British politics forever. No one c...

Celebs at Home: Simon and Garfunkel

Andy Bush | Posted 27.04.2016 | UK Comedy
Andy Bush

I continue to look behind the veil of celebrity public life. I've always been fascinated by duos - they are all knowing looks and admiring glances on stage, but what are they like when they get home and kick their shoes off? Using Simon and Garfunkel as a test case I'm pretty sure that behind the scenes Art Garfunkel was a bit of a practical joker, I mean come on, look at the hair.

L'Esprit de L'Escalier

Dom Joly | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK Comedy
Dom Joly

You might imagine that my ramblings all over the Cotswolds would be hassle free? You'd be very wrong. Just as in air travel, walking has its fair share of nuts eager to vent their anger on all and sundry.

There's One Really Big Problem With The New Halifax Advert

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.04.2016 | UK Comedy

Anyone who's been out and about today or watching the TV will probably have seen the new Halifax adverts featuring nostalgic cartoon Top Cat as part o...

Jeremy Hunt Is Cassetteboy's Latest Target

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.04.2016 | UK Comedy

Everyone's favourite mash-up wizards are back, and this time they've got Conservative Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt in their sights. Video editing duo ...

PuiPui Is The Best Dressed Rabbit On Instagram

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.04.2016 | UK Comedy

There's nothing better to combat the midweek blues than an animal with impeccable fashion sense, and luckily Instagram is full of examples - like PuiP...

What If Ozzy Osbourne Played Ska Music?

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.04.2016 | UK Comedy

Ozzy Osbourne and his band Black Sabbath have long been considered one of the first heavy metal bands, with Ozzy himself being dubbed the "Prince Of D...

PMQs Today As It Happened (Without The Shouting)

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.04.2016 | UK Comedy

It's been a very busy week in British politics - Labour MP Naz Shah was at the centre of an anti-Semitism row, the Brexit campaign has continued, we'v...

The Sun Gets Some Helpful Editorial Advice After Hillsborough Oversight

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.04.2016 | UK Comedy

Tuesday's biggest news was undoubtedly the verdict on the Hillsborough disaster, after an inquiry found that 96 Liverpool fans who died during the FA ...

Jimmy Fallon Remembered Prince With A Hilarious Story About Ping Pong

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.04.2016 | UK Comedy

The entertainment world was rocked to its core last week with the new that Prince had passed away, and many chose to dedicate segments of shows to the...

Frankie Boyle's Take On Jeremy Hunt Is Devastating

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK

Frankie Boyle has made his distaste for the government's stance on the junior doctors strike clear in one succinct tweet. We now have a government so...

Independence Gay

Stephen Bailey | Posted 26.04.2016 | UK Comedy
Stephen Bailey

As a comedian, I essentially come out every single night and there is part of me that feels completely and utterly liberated by this and by the fact that I am getting laughs and applause for being me. Let me take you to the beginning of the story...

Farting Weatherman Loses Job After 'Breaking Wind' On Live TV

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 26.04.2016 | UK Comedy

A Hungarian weatherman has been struck off after pretending to fart on TV. Szilard Horvath used sound effects to make it look like he was breaking win...

Fish Swallows Seagull By Accident, Doesn't Like The Taste

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 26.04.2016 | UK Comedy

Ever found yourself not paying attention to your food and you end up eating something you didn't mean to? That's what happened to this huge tuna fish ...